women

8 Black women create fund to raise $1 billion by 2030 to invest in African American girls

Black women and girls are often left out or erased from the social justice movement. A large part of that is because funds for the organizations that center them and their experiences are scarce.

A recent study showed that philanthropic giving from foundations averaged about $5.48 for each woman or girl of color in the United States. This minuscule portion accounts for just 0.5% of the $66.9 billion given by foundations, according to Giving USA 2018.

For Black women and girls, the amount is even smaller because this data encompasses all women and girls of color, including Asian Americans, Latinas and Indigenous people.

The Black Girl Freedom Fund, created by a notable group of leaders and activists, hopes to change that, and specifically invest in Black girls and women.

The goal of the fund is to invest $1 billion in Black girls and women by 2030. More than $12.6

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clothing

Kim Kardashian stays up late to study the law… Kanye West ‘will create God Save America clothing’

Kim Kardashian stayed up late on Monday evening to study the law with a focus on defamation.

The 39-year-old reality TV star, whose father Robert was a lawyer, is studying the law with several California professors to prepare for the bar.

This comes after it was revealed her husband Kanye West plans to create ‘God Save America’ clothing; the rapper filed for the trademark last week.

Brainy beauty: Kim Kardashian stayed up late on Monday evening to study the law with a focus on defamation

The Bound 2 singer has filed a patent to have the slogan – thought to be part of his Presidential campaign – adorned on t-shirts, jumpers and hoodies, similar to Donald Trump’s ‘Make America Great Again’ slogan, TMZ reported. 

Kim seems to be doing her own thing. She said on her Instagram Stories on Monday that she was working hard while flashing images of her

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wedding

Anup Jalota And Jasleen Matharu’s Wedding Pictures Create a Stir, Here’s Reality Behind Photos



Anup Jalota et al. posing for the camera: Jasleen Matharu and Anup Jalota (Photo Courtesy: Instagram/@jasleenmatharu)


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Jasleen Matharu and Anup Jalota (Photo Courtesy: Instagram/@jasleenmatharu)


Actor and singer Jasleen Matharu who rose to fame after participating in Bigg Boss 12 shared a few photos of herself decked as a Punjabi bride on Instagram. The singer took to social media on Thursday and shared two photos in which she could be seen posing with veteran singer Anup Jalota who was once rumoured to be dating her. The pictures show the Bhajan Samrat dressed up like a groom while wearing a white sherwani and a turban that’s worn by Indian grooms traditionally. Jasleen did not add any caption while sharing these pictures on Instagram and added more curiosity among the fans. The fans who have been watching the two since their Bigg Boss journey were taken aback when they saw Jasleen and Anup Jalota dressed up as a married couple. However, one
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model

Researchers create p16-Cre ERT2 -tdTomato mouse model to characterize in vivo senescent cells

Cell senescence is a state of permanent cell cycle arrest that was initially defined for cells grown in cell culture. It plays a key role in age-associated organ dysfunction and age-related diseases such as cancer, but the in vivo pathogenesis is largely unclear.

A research team led by Professor Makoto Nakanishi of the Institute of Medical Science, the University of Tokyo, generated a p16-Cre ERT2 -tdTomato mouse model to characterize in vivo p16 high cells at the single-cell level.

They found tdTomato-positive p16 high cells detectable in all organs, which were enriched with age. They also found that these cells failed to proliferate and had half-lives ranging from 2.6 to 4.2 months, depending on the tissue examined.

Single-cell transcriptomics in the liver and kidneys revealed that p16 high cells were present in various cell types, though most dominant in hepatic endothelium and

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Clovis Unified School District officials create new model for in-person learning

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — Unprecedented time calls for a new action plan at Clovis Unified.

District officials have created a new model for in-person learning as they wait for the states go ahead to reopen elementary schools.

“The challenge is it is going to disrupt current schedules, current teachers, and current classes that they have set now,” said deputy superintendent Norm Anderson.

Those changes are now taking place with the introduction of hybrid learning.

If the state grants the district a waiver, kindergarten through sixth grade students will be allowed back on campus for half of their school day.

Two periods of instruction will be offered, morning and afternoon with a split around lunch time.

“In the middle of the day we have to allow time for cleaning the classrooms and also a check in time,” he said.

Staff will check temperatures as students arrive on campus.

Once their masks

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shopping

Walmart is redesigning its stores to create a ‘seamless omni-shopping experience’

Walmart would like to see more people use its app, and the company said today, in a statement on its corporate website, that it’s begun a redesign of its stores to facilitate that goal.

According to the statement, by the EVP and chief customer officer at Walmart, for several years now the retailer has been on a “transformational journey.” It’s been “reimagining ways to create seamless omni-shopping experiences,” as a means to save customers time, as well as inspire them, whether shopping in-store, online or via mobile, it said.

The new look and feel is focused on a “digitally enabled shopping experience,” the statement said, appealing to shoppers “through a sleek design aesthetic, a layout that spotlights products and an end-to-end digital navigation that guides customers throughout their journeys.”

What do the additional design elements and digital experiences include?

In order to create an instant omni-shopping experience in the customer’s

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Vote now to help create the 2020 holiday gift guide

Stacks of holiday gifts — Photo courtesy of iStock / Melpomenem

Pumpkin spice lattes are in hand, and Thanksgiving weekend will be upon us before we know it. It’s that time of year when we at 10Best put together our annual holiday gift guide.

To create our 2020 holiday gift guide, we teamed up with a panel of regular contributors to nominate their favorite items in six different categories.

We’ve narrowed the field down to 20 nominees per category, and now it’s your turn to pick a winner. Vote for your favorites once per day until the contest closes on Monday, October 26 at noon ET. The winners will be announced on Friday, November 6.

Click on each category below to vote:

Best Gift for Business Travelers

Vote for your favorite gift for business travel (or your home office)Vote for your favorite gift for business travel (or your home office) — Photo courtesy of iStock / filadendron

In need of gift

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